History of the Birmingham City v Brighton & Hove Albion fixture
Brighton & Hove Albion face a trip to Birmingham City at St. Andrews on Saturday afternoon, hoping to improve upon an average previous return from this fixture. Of the 10 games played, Seagulls have recorded 1 wins, and Birmingham City have come away with 5 victories.
The most recent encounter between these two sides at St. Andrews was just last season, in October 2011, when they played out a goalless draw in a Championship match.
Recent encounters between the teams
|2012/2013||Sat 29 Sep||Brighton & HA||0 - 1||Birmingham C.||Championship|
|2011/2012||Sat 21 Apr||Brighton & HA||1 - 1||Birmingham C.||Championship|
|2011/2012||Sat 29 Oct||Birmingham C.||0 - 0||Brighton & HA||Championship|
|1996/1997||Wed 04 Sep||Birmingham C.||2 - 0||Brighton & HA||League Cup|
|1996/1997||Wed 21 Aug||Brighton & HA||0 - 1||Birmingham C.||League Cup|
|1994/1995||Sat 29 Apr||Birmingham C.||3 - 3||Brighton & HA||League Division Two|
|1994/1995||Sat 15 Oct||Brighton & HA||0 - 1||Birmingham C.||League Division Two|
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Recent respective form guides
Birmingham City's poor home run has seen them win just 1 and draw 2 of the last six. The Blues's have scored 10 goals in these games, but conceded an alarming 12.
Brighton & Hove Albion's away form is none too clever either, collecting 2 wins and 3 draws from the last six. The Seagulls's have a narrow positive goal difference over these games, with 11 goals for and 10 against.
Birmingham City are hovering perilously just above the relegation zone, with 30 points from 27 matches.
Brighton & Hove Albion lie just outside the playoff positions in the npower Championship, picking up 40 from their 26 games so far.
Current overall team form
|Brighton & Hove Albion||6||3||2||1||10||6||11|
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FootyMad's prediction ...
Brighton & Hove Albion are in reasonable form away from home coming into this match, and the Madmen are quite confident that they should come away with a comfortable victory from this contest. Away win
|Birmingham City||Been beaten in each of their previous 2 home matches.
Failed to win in previous 4 home matches.
Not won in the 5 most recent games.
|Brighton & Hove Albion||Won each of the previous 3 matches.
Last drawn game 5 outings ago.
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